ZSU-57-2 Weapon Systems // Ground Combat Vehicles // Air Defense

Country of Origin: Russia

Based on a modified T-54 tank chassis, the ZSU-57-2 (Zenitnaya Samochodnaya Ustanovka 57-2) is an older, tracked air defense vehicle with two 57-mm anti-aircraft guns. The chassis has four evenly spaced road wheels on each side as opposed to the T-54's five, and the armor is thinner. The thin armor and open top make the gun vulnerable to ground and artillery fire. The driver sits in the left front hull. They are equipped with a single-piece hatch cover and two periscopes. One of these...


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